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    Vault of Horror #12 Ex. Bill Gaines (EC, 1950). This book is generally considered, along with Crypt of Terror, to be the first horror comic. This is the first Vault of Horror issue, and features Johnny Craig and Al Feldstein artwork and a "killer" bondage horror cover. Purchased by Bill Gaines in the aftermarket, this book comes directly from Annie Gaines, the widow of Bill Gaines, the late EC publisher. CGC notes, "Color touch, tear seals, piece added, reinforcement, and cleaning." CGC Apparent VF/NM 9.0 Moderate (P). Overstreet 2001 NM 9.4 value = $4,600.

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    Auction Dates
    March, 2002
    15th-17th Friday-Sunday
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